Embassy Congratulatory Message on the Occasion of Nowruz and the Advent of 1393
March 18 , 2014
On the auspicious occasion of the International Day of Nowruz marking the beginning of the New Year 1393 in the Afghan calendar, the Embassy of Afghanistan is pleased to extend best wishes and sincere felicitations to fellow Afghans and all communities celebrating Nowruz.
Adopted back 4 years ago by the UN General Assembly as the International Day of Nowruz, the occasion, celebrated by more than 178 million people in over 11 countries is registered on the UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
As we all look forward to rejoicing this blissful occasion, Afghanistan is proud to be hosting the 4 th Nowruz Summit of the leaders of the 12-member nations of Nowruz Cultural Continent in Paghman Hills of Kabul in less than a week time.
May we wish you all a safe and memorable Nowruz filled with exhilaration!